New initiatives at CPH:DOX include Britdoc’s Good Pitch event, a cultural summit and tech innovation pitches at Propeller Springboard.
Festival strand highlights online storytelling.
France pushes on with state-backed TV festival which could take place in April.
Fifty Hollywood leaders and influencers, including studio heads, agency partners, senior network executives, talent and guild representatives brought together by Women In Film and Sundance Institute have announced the launch of ReFrame, a formal action plan to further gender parity in the media industry.
Brimstone director Martin Koolhoven also signs on for portmanteau project.
EXCLUSIVE: Ferenc Török’s drama explores postwar Hungary before the Communist take-over.
Monica Belluci named master of ceremonies.
Aquarius director leads jury that will award the Nespresso Grand Prize.
Previously announced event for TV series will run alongside MipTv.
EXCLUSIVE: Carnaby International Sales & Distribution has confirmed a number of deals on its slate at the AFM.
EXCLUSIVE: Guðmundur Arnar Guðmundsson directed Venice 2016 Queer Lion winner. Separately, FilmRise has acquired Sundance documentary It’s Not Yet Dark.
The distributor has picked up worldwide rights from UTA Independent Film Group to Charlie Siskel’s documentary following its Venice Film Festival world premiere.
Documentary The War Show won best film while Sami Blood won the Europa Cinemas Label.
Lav Diaz’s The Woman Who Left from the Philippines won the Golden Lion at the 73rd Venice Film festival on Saturday while Emma Stone claimed the Coppa Volpi best actress prize for La La Land and Oscar Martínez took actor honours for El Ciudadano Ilustre.
Director Pablo Larrain says Jacqueline Kennedy was a “queen without a throne” following well-received Venice debut.
Mel Gibson and Andrew Garfield discussed WWII drama following Venice world premiere screening.
Director and stars reveal their motivations for taking on Nocturnal Animals during Venice press conference.
Guy Pearce and Dakota Fanning star alongside Game Of Thrones co-stars Kit Harrington and Carice van Houten.
EXCLUSIVE: UK-based sales outfit Film Constellation scores deals on upcoming title.
Company boards Wai Ka-fai and Derek Kwok projects.
Duay Klaw features original music compositions by the late Thai king Bhumibol Adulyadej, who died last October.
EXCLUSIVE: Danish drama The Man has sold to China as one of several deals closed by the sales outfit.
WACTH: Director also discusses Mexican cinema and the future of big budget TV.
WATCH: Screen interviews the Mexican actor-director-producer at the 2017 Berlinale.
A mid-November reception at Palihouse in West Hollywood hosted by the British Film Commission brought together a cordial gathering of industry personnel to meet and discuss the best of UK services.